Unknown movies appearing in OSX

Discussion in 'macOS' started by ijen0311, Jun 20, 2012.

  1. ijen0311 macrumors 65816

    ijen0311

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    I just got my new computer. I have no movies, but apparently they're taking up space on the hard drive. Anyone have clues as to how to find them, or what they might be? :confused:

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  2. GGJstudios macrumors Westmere

    GGJstudios

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    If you're wondering what "Other" category in the Lion storage tab is about, this may help explain:
    For space issues not explained by the above, there are a few things you can try, some of which may or may not apply:
    Here are a few resolutions found by others with the same question:
     
  3. ijen0311 thread starter macrumors 65816

    ijen0311

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    Cool, thanks. I'm still playing around with it, trying to find these 14 GB of movies. Omnidisk didn't find them, but there has to be something I'm missing.
     
  4. Sylon macrumors 68020

    Sylon

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    Maybe they are tutorial videos from an app or something? Maybe try searching for just an extension, like .mp4, or .mov.
     
  5. GGJstudios macrumors Westmere

    GGJstudios

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    In addition to the previous post, you can use Finder to search for the movies.
    ScreenCap 2012-06-20 at Wed, Jun 20,9.08.38 PM .PNG
     
  6. Dave Braine macrumors 68040

    Dave Braine

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